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Pandora Papers: the former governor of Anambra state,Peter Obi has been invited by EFCC for investigations.

The former governor of Anambra State, Peter Obi has been reportedly invited by Nigerian anti-corruption agency,EFCC for questioning over his implication in the Pandora files leakage. According to some sources close to the EFCC who spoke with the Premium Times in reaction to Peter Obi’s name being mentioned in the Pandora Files leakage stated that he has been invited to the agency’s Abuja headquarters on October 27 for questioning. The probe is part of the global International Consortium of Investigative Journalists (ICIJ)-led Pandora Papers project. The Pandora leaked documents were obtained from a number of offshore services,organizations around the world
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PHOTOS: EFCC Chairman Slumps In Aso Rock

The Chairman of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, Abdulrasheed Bawa, Thursday slumped at Aso Rock. Reports have it that the EFCC boss slumped while giving a speech at the State House. According to reports, he was later taken to the hospital for further medical attention.
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eFCC boss collapses after goodwill message amidst celebration

Chairman of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC), Abdulrasheed Bawa, on Thursday slumped at a programme at the Presidential Villa in Abuja. Channels TV reports that Bawa was giving his goodwill message at the National Identity Day celebration when he suddenly stopped speaking. Shortly after he said he couldn’t continue his speech and then walked off the stage, sat in his chair and slumped. The Minister of Communications and Digital Economy, Dr Isa Ali Pantami, and some officials then rushed the EFCC boss out of the hall.
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EFCC Operatives Open Fire On Guests At Ogun Hotels, Molest Women During Raid

The places are identified as; Dakdat Hotel, Cecilia Suites, and the government-run Mitros Residences. It has been reported that the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission has conducted a series of raids on some hotels in Abeokuta, the Ogun State capital, for suspected internet fraudsters during which its operatives opened fire on some lodgers.In a report by Peoples Gazette, eyewitnesses said the armed EFCC officials, who operated like armed robbers, stormed Abeokuta in the early hours of September 13 in Toyota Hilux buses and made their way to at least three hotels and two nightclubs. The places are identified as; Dakdat
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ENTERTAINMENT

Hushpuppi’s case: we’ve been contacted by the FBI to arrest Abba kyari- EFCC

Nigeria’s anti-graft agency, The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission has revealed that it has been contacted by the Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) to arrest DCP Abba Kyari, over his connection with a serial internet fraudster, Ramon Abbas aka Hushpuppi. A top source in the EFCC who spoke with some Reporters however said no arrest can be made by the agency since Kyari is a police officer and that the case was not within the capacity of the EFCC but for the police to handle. “FBI has contacted EFCC, asking that we arrest Abba Kyari but we told them that
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ENTERTAINMENT

See EFCC replies to a young man who begs them for financial support

A Nigerian man recently got the attention of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission(EFCC) after he made an unusual request. The young man identified as Suleiman Usman Chakams had asked the anti-graft agency for money to start up his own business. He wrote; ”Dear EFCC, kindly help me with capital I want to start business, I didn’t intend to be a bad boy that’s why I am asking for this favor.” In response to Suleiman’s plea, EFCC explained that once it successfully tackles the challenge of corruption, unemployment would no longer be an issue for Nigerian youths. “The mandate of
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ENTERTAINMENT

Instagram comedian, friend of sidneytalker, arrested by EFCC for Internet Fraud

Instagram comedian/social media Influencer, Pankeeroy has been arrested by the operatives of the Lagos Zonal Office of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, for alleged involvement in computer-related fraud. Pankeeroy, whose real name is Nwagbo Oliver Chidera, was paraded on Thursday, April 22, alongside 34 others. According to EFCC, the suspects were arrested on Wednesday, April 21, at their hideout in James Court, Lekki, Lagos, following verified intelligence received by the Commission about their alleged criminal activities. The commission said in a statement that, Chidera, who claimed to have gone into a Bitcoin scam after he suffered depression, had been presenting himself
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